Veterinary Technician / RVT

Published Date

Position

Full Time

Mission Pet Hospital is hiring! We are a busy, 8 veterinarian, practice located in the heart of the Mission District of San Francisco. While we are a general practice, we also see emergencies, and excel in many advanced areas of veterinary medicine. From preventative care, dentistry, and ultrasonography, to orthopedic surgery, chemotherapy, and critical case management, Mission Pet is able to provide specialty services without leaving the care team you know and trust.

At Mission Pet, we pride ourselves on our camaraderie. We have developed a climate of trust and empathy across all departments, and we believe in the power of positivity. Our technicians encourage each other to continue their professional growth and strive to provide the highest quality care for all of our patients.

We love our RVTs, and we provide ample opportunities for new and seasoned technicians to learn new skills (…and practice old ones). We currently employ 12 RVTs and are looking for more to join our fun-loving and talented team.

Requirements

We are looking for an experienced Veterinary Technician and/or RVT with the following skills:

  • Proficiency in humane restraint

  • Familiarity with basic veterinary pharmacology

  • Medical calculations

  • Anesthetic induction/intubation and monitoring skills (RVTs)

  • Surgical nursing skills

  • Excellent written and verbal communication

  • Nursing care and treatment skills

  • Radiography techniques and safety

  • Knowledge of medical terminology

  • Experience obtaining blood and urine samples

  • IV catheter placement and maintenance

  • Advanced technical skills a plus!

Benefits

We are a progressive and growing hospital, and we are looking for you to join our team. We offer a generous compensation package including:

  • Medical and Dental Insurance

  • Paid Sick and Vacation Time

  • Paid Holidays

  • 401k

  • Annual Uniform Allowance

  • Employee Discounts on Services

  • Pet Insurance

  • An Alternative Work Schedule

  • Continuing Education Reimbursement

Address

720 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA

720 Valencia St, San Francisco, CA 94110, USA

Mission Pet Hospital

(415) 552-1969

©2020 by Mission Pet Hospital

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